01 mars 2011

"Golden: Dutch and Flemish Masterworks from the Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection" @ Peabody Essex Museum

Willem Claesz. Heda (1594-1680), Still Life with Glasses and Tobacco, 1633. Oil on panel, 20 x 29 ¾ inches (50.8 x 75.6 cm). The Rose-Marie and Eijk van Otterloo Collection. Image courtesy Peabody Essex Museum  SALEM, MA.-One of the world's best private collections of 17th-century Dutch and Flemish paintings, including masterworks by Rembrandt, Frans Hals, Gerrit Dou, Jan Steen and others, were unveiled this winter at the Peabody Essex Museum(PEM) in Salem, Massachusetts. Golden: Dutch and Flemish Masterworks from the... [Lire la suite]
02 décembre 2009

Two Newly-Discovered Still Lifes by Adriaen Coorte Soar Above Estimate @ Sotheby's Amsterdam

Adriaen Coorte (circa 1665 – after 1707), "Still Life of Strawberries in an Earthenware Bowl". Estimate: €100,000 to 150,000. Sold for: €1,520,750 (£1,388,053). Photo: Sotheby's AMSTERDAM.- Today at Sotheby’s Amsterdam two important, newly discovered still lifes by the much sought-after Dutch artist, Adriaen Coorte, were both the subject of long and spirited bidding battles and the two paintings brought a combined total of €3,097,500 (£2,827,219), far in excess of pre-sale expectations. Six bidders competed for Still... [Lire la suite]
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23 septembre 2009

Two Newly-Discovered Still Lifes by Adriaen Coorte To Headline Sotheby's Sale

Adriaen Coorte (circa 1665 – after 1707), Still life of a peach and two apricots. Estimate: €100,000 - 150,000. photo courtesy Sotheby's AMSTERDAM.- Sotheby’s Amsterdam announced that its forthcoming sale of Old Master Paintings in Amsterdam on Tuesday, December 1, 2009 will be led by two important, newly-discovered still lifes by the much sought-after Dutch artist, Adriaen Coorte (circa 1665 – after 1707). Both works have recently re emerged on to the market having been hidden away in a Dutch family collection for more than a... [Lire la suite]
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